Bob & Kerrie are
proud to welcome you to "Premier Seeds Direct". We are a small, fast
growing business built entirely on reputation. As dedicated gardeners, our
standards are very important to us, hence, we are one of the few fully
"DEFRA" registered and inspected suppliers you will find on eBay. We
fully comply and exceed all UK legislation, ensuring you can be confident of
receiving the best possible seeds, standards of service and support. With over
25 years of gardening experience and growing the majority of our own produce
for the table, we are delighted to help with any questions regardless of your
level of experience (there is no such thing as a silly question if you do not
know the answer!!)
fantastic new cherry variety is certain to amaze and delight producing heavy
crops of small bite sized fruits with a delicious sweet flavour giving you more
cherry tomatoes than you’ve ever had. It’s an excellent patio tomato too.
Perfect straight from the vine, in salads or Mediterranean style pasta dishes. Mid-early. Determinate.
Sow in spring 1/16 inch deep. Germination takes around 6-14 days at
Transplant the seedlings when large enough to handle into 3 inch pots.
Grow on under cooler conditions and when about 8 inches tall, either plant in
their growing position in the greenhouse or gradually acclimatise them to
outdoor conditions and plant out 18 inches apart in a warm and sunny spot in
moist, fertile well drained soil and keep watered.
difference between "indeterminate" and "determinate"
tomatoes, or "bush" tomatoes, are varieties that grow to a compact
height (generally 3 - 4'). Determinates stop growing when fruit sets on the top
bud. All the tomatoes from the plant ripen at approximately the same time
(usually over period of 1- 2 weeks). They require a limited amount of staking
for support and are perfectly suited for container planting.
tomatoes will grow and produce fruit until killed by frost. They can reach
heights of up to 12 feet although 6 feet is normal. Indeterminates will bloom,
set new fruit and ripen fruit all at the same time throughout the season. They
require substantial staking for support and benefit from being constrained to a
central growing stem.
one of the few DEFRA registered and inspected sellers on eBay, you can be
assured of hand selected seeds of the highest quality and purity, well packaged
to ensure they reach you in perfect condition. (All seeds are offered with a
minimum life of 2 seasons unless otherwise stated)
Postage & Packaging for any additional seed packets purchased regardless of
variety. (Orders must be combined prior to payment – Please check only one
P&P charge has been applied on the invoice prior to payment - full
instructions on left of our main shop page)
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- Before you buy any item
please ensure you have the means to pay for the item.
- Our preference is for
"Paypal", purely as it protects both parties and enables us to
dispatch the seeds promptly to you, often the same day.
- We accept Postal Orders made
out to "Premier Seeds Direct", regardless of the value and will
acknowledge their safe receipt immediately.
- We will accept Cheques
(Minimum value £5.00 due to Business Banking charges), made out to "
Premier Seeds Direct" and will acknowledge their safe arrival. Please
note it can take up to 5 working days after receipt for a cheque to clear,
upon which your order will be dispatched.
- All items are shipping
within 48hrs of payment (often the same day) by second class Royal Mail.
Please use the labelling and packaging link above for full details of the
quality packaging materials we utilise.
- You will receive an email
confirming dispatch and you should expect delivery within 3-5 working days
- In the unlikely event you do
not receive your seeds witni 10 working days following dispatch please
inform us immediately.
IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY - Please note seed is a live product which depends on
many important related grower skills such as proper planting time, seed depth,
type of soil, watering, proper use of fertilizers, weed controls, fungicides,
insecticides, disease free soil, and reasonable weather conditions during the
growing period. Germination is affected by such factors as temperature,
moisture content, light intensity and contamination of planting media. Although
we do everything possible to get seeds to you in the best possible condition
far exceeding legal requirements and will provide as much help as possible,
these factors are totally outside of our control and once you receive the seeds
its over to you. Consequently, we can take no responsibility for the
suitability to your local conditions of any variety offered, the indicative
cultivation advice provided or ultimately the varieties performance. As such
you should seek local advice to carefully ensure your local conditions and the
time of season are appropriate to the variety purchased.
Finally thank you for looking and we hope you enjoy
looking through the extensive varieties we have on offer, if you need anything
clarified please do not hesitate to ask.
Bob & Kerrie